Regional Operations & Resources Lead - Hume

• Provide leadership on fire and emergency preparedness

• Utilise your strong planning and organising capabilities

• Location: Benalla - with flexibility to work in other locations within the Hume Region

Key role in ensuring fire and emergency preparation activities in the Hume region are implemented
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Emergency Management
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Negotiable
Reference: VG/925987
Closing Date: 21-Jan-2019
Salary Range: $84,019 - $95,329
Job Duration: 16 months
Attachments: PD - 925987 VPS4 Regional Operations and Resources Lead - Hume.docx (Word, 118KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Brett Haines
(03) 5761 1615

Position Details

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

The Regional Operations & Resources Lead position provides leadership to Senior Forest Fire Management Operations Officers, Senior Forest Fire Management Emergency Preparedness Officers and other district staff within the Hume Region, in the preparation and implementation of fire and emergency preparedness plans, fire suppression activities and coordinates the Regions Project Fire Fighter and Fire Fleet and Fire Equipment replacement programs. 

This position requires a person with demonstrated leadership, communication and problem-solving skills. Your current strong planning and organising capabilities, with extensive knowledge and experience in fire suppression and control strategies will see you succeed in this role. 

The position has a key role in ensuring our fire and emergency preparation activities in the region are implemented including the coordination of fire fleet, fire equipment, project firefighters and emergency infrastructure.

This is a fixed term position available for a period of 16 months.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the key selection criteria and any job requirements specified in the position description. 

Applications close at midnight, Monday 21 January 2019

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